After their three practice runs with Laman Street defenders, the riot police feel ready to roam the streets of Newcastle, going from one night spot to the next, supposedly keeping us safe from drunks.
Archive for April, 2012
The shared footpath slash cycleway is heading the way of these fig trees.
Ausgrid’s teams have destroyed a hundred streetscapes in Newcastle in recent weeks. (more…)
Two friends listened on Thursday to a Newcastle Council representative on local radio defend the apparently sudden removal of fifteen trees last week from Lambton Park.
This somewhat scrappy looking silky oak may not make all of us happy, but birds love it. (more…)
I recall a year or so ago Newcastle City Council making a song and dance about mulching mature trees across town. My guess is that trees near Town Hall were mulched but not too many others. (more…)
This is the question I asked five arborists: (more…)
This is the email I received from the General Manager about the figs that I’ve been waiting a year for in Broadmeadow – turns out some curbing and guttering was to take 18 months… (more…)